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Scholarships and funding

The University of Edinburgh offers a range of scholarships for online learning masters programmes. There are also additional sources of funding that you may be eligible to apply to.

Scholarships for entry in the 2023-24 academic year can be found below.

The Law School is delighted to offer three awards to be allocated to any candidate on any Edinburgh Law School taught LLM or MSc programme starting in the 2023-24 academic year.

Award Amount

£5,000 to be used towards tuition fees


Any applicant for any of the taught LLM or MSc programmes offered by the School (including Online Learning programmes). Awards will be made on academic merit.

Application Information

Application deadline: 01 May 2023

Applicants must first apply online for a relevant taught LLM or MSc degree programme. Please ensure that you reference on your application that you are applying for the relevant scholarship.

Once you have applied for admission, complete the Edinburgh Law School Scholarship Application Form and send it to

Download scholarship application form [Word doc]

After you have applied you will receive an email notification to confirm receipt of your application form. You will not receive any further communications until the deadline for the scholarship has passed and all the applications have been assessed.

Applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of June 2023 at the latest.

The University of Edinburgh will offer twenty Masters scholarships for eligible part-time distance learning Masters programmes offered by the University.

To find out about the eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the scholarship website.

Find out more about the Edinburgh Global Online Learning Masters Scholarships

You may be able to apply for UK Government funding as well as additional sources of financial support. Further information is available from the University's Scholarship and Student Funding web pages.

Find out more about other sources of funding

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Please contact us for more information about scholarships and sources of funding that may be available.